October 11, 2013
Punjab government has announced nomination of six non-official members on the Board of Governors (BoG) of the Punjab Agricultural Research Board (PARB). Chief Minister Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif nominated non-official members to complete the Board of Governors (BoG). The BoG of PARB consists of versatile stakeholders representing academia, research, industry, farming community and democratic leadership of the province having outstanding capabilities of leadership and…
Saturday, November 10, 2012
LAHORE: Cotton leaf curl virus (CLCV) can now be cured with the help of biotechnology as a major breakthrough has been made in transferring modified genes to local varieties, said official sources here on Friday.
A team of local scientists in collaboration with Canadian experts have developed a CLCV-resistant cotton plant through transgenic RNA interference (RNAi) technology. The new advancement would help neutralise the mutating strain of…
LAHORE (March 31, 2011) : Punjab Agricultural Research Board (PARB) organised a one-day training workshop for teachers and researchers of the Islamia University of Bahawalpur to promote research culture at the university.
A team of the board experts led by Dr Mubarik Ali, Chief Executive Officer PARB visited Islamia University Bahawalpur (IUB) on special invitation of the vice chancellor, says a spokesperson of the Board, here on Wednesday.
Professor Dr Muhammad Mukhtar said that IUB has…